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RSA Animate - Changing Education Paradigms - Sir Ken Robinson


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 Another great video from Sir Ken, a wonderful talk about ADHD, arts, education, flow, fully alive.

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"A rose by any other name"


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I hear that one of the first official engagements for the rescued Chilean miners will be a visit to Anfield. They are to advise Liverpool manager Roy Hodgson on how to get out of a deep hole before Christmas... That's football for you.
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Play Makes Us Human


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Play Makes Us Human V: Why Hunter-Gatherers' Work is Play

 

I found this article a few weeks ago and just got round to reading it. The article talks about play and hunter gathers, here is a paragraph from the article which I like:-

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"The most beautiful job fell to me"


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It’s a different world down there, under the ground, and one which most of us know nothing about. None of us know what Los 33, the Chilean miners rescued last week really went through. (We can wait for the film, I suppose.) None of dare think how we would react if we had to spend 69 days under the earth.

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Two Types of People


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Poverty: The Forgotten Englishmen


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"Lord, I believe - help thou my unbelief!"


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Colwyn Bay Cricket Club, Bank Holiday Monday in August, the sun beating down and a glorious afternoon of cricket with my team, Lancashire, playing an utterly unimportant but absorbing one-day game against out-of-contract players, the “Unicorns”.

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Solving Tough Problems


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I'm just visting a friend and came across a wonderful book called Solving tough problems by Adam Kahane, you can read more about the book here (10 suggestion

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New Year New Me


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Tonight is the start of the Jewish New Year. There will be lots of eating (particularly of sweet foods so we should have a sweet new year) and lots of family time as well as the synagogue being full (one of the only times in the year it is!)